Beaten from hawthorn bush
No interactions present.
That's a great-looking sawfly! According the Benson's key (1958) this species feeds on wild and cultivated roses and strawberries, and is "one of the commonest of sawflies throughout Britain and Ireland", but I've only ever seen it once!
Entomologist and biological recorder
It has got expensive tastes!
There are plenty of wild strawberries and wild roses at Fames Rough. I'll look for more of these.
Lat/Lng: 51.3, -0.2
OS grid ref: TQ2657